It is rumored that Google provides special Play Store sharing discounts for well-known apps such as Netflix


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Following Apple, Google has also been accused of providing special Play Store share discounts for well-known apps.according to The Verge According to reports, in a consumer lawsuit a few days ago, Google was accused of “significantly reducing” the percentage of Netflix’s revenue from the Play Store. The reason for this is said to be to avoid making Netflix feel “unhappy”, and the ultimate goal is of course to keep the other party on its payment platform. Not only that, but well-known apps such as Spotify and Tinder are said to actually fail to comply with the rules of the Play Store’s own charging system.

It’s worth mentioning that the accusation also emphasizes that Google’s regular 30% “store tax” has actuallyFar beyond actual needs. It is said that they actually only need 6% to reach a balance of payments, and there is no reason to increase it to 30% “except to follow Apple”. Regarding this matter, the main website contacted Google, but has not received a response. In its earlier statement to The Verge, the spokesperson stated that the store’s policy “applies to everyone”, but Google, the app developer who “has resources and investment advantages,” will provide certain support, but these incentives Both are proofs of the “healthy competition” of operating systems and application stores.

Regardless of whether the allegations are true or not, the Google Play store’s share strategy will probably change in the future. After all, it is better than Apple, and now it has already made concessions, isn’t it?